California

600 Peak

600 Peak wines are sourced from the high elevations throughout California. These vineyards produce top quality wines. Sit back, relax and enjoy this wine with friends and family. Complex and defining, the 600 Peak Cabernet Sauvignon opens with aromas of black currant and subtle oak then continuing its distinctiveness with flavors of black cherry, light… Read more »

Alma Fria

For three generations, the Holtermann family has had the privilege of importing and representing many notable and leading wineries from all over the world. In working alongside each of the different wineries, they were intimately exposed to the work culture, the philosophy, the winemaking style and the vision each had of their place in the… Read more »

Au Bon Climat

Au Bon Climat is a French term for “a well exposed vineyard site.” Being that the winery is situated in one of the preeminent vineyards in Santa Barbara County on the outskirts of Santa Maria – The Bien Nacido Vineyard – the name certainly fits. It is the brain child of master winemaker Jim Clendenen…. Read more »

Blue Quail

Founder Guinness McFadden has been growing grapes organically for over 40 years. Back when he started McFadden Vineyard, organic farming had a different name: farming. It is the quality of the grapes that puts McFadden ahead of other growers. Having experimented, McFadden has established blocks, or separate growing environments for different grapes in the vineyards. Head… Read more »

BonAnno

Bon Anno means “good year” in Italian and over three generations in the wine business, the Bonanno family has had many good times. They are the first of the Bonannos to follow their passion into the world of winemaking, and, they started BonAnno in 2004 with the vision of creating a top quality Napa Cab… Read more »

CADE Winery

CADE Estate Winery sits high above the fog line on the dramatic slopes of Howell Mountain, just northeast of the town of St. Helena. The building’s striking architecture, a dialogue between gentle contours and strong rectilinear forms, suggests the complexity of their wines – powerful yet nuanced expressions of their mountain terroir. The winery blends… Read more »

Clendenen Family Vineyards

This is not just another label for winemaker and Au Bon Climat owner Jim Clendenen, but rather it is a project of passion he hoped to share with his wife and children. Created in 2000, these are artisan, small lots of distinctive wines where commerce is not the driving force. Many of the wines are… Read more »

Convexity

The name Convexity means a rounded curve joining two points on a graph. Convexity also represents the elegant arc of a business relationship formed by bringing together the smart eye for long-term investment with the craft of an excellent winemaker and premier Napa vineyards. Thus, Convexity represents the best investment – making a classic, premium… Read more »

Darioush

Proprietor Darioush Khaledi and winemaker Steve Devitt made an unorthodox choice, to commit to Southern Napa Valley – choosing its cooler microclimates to develop their unique style.  While the focus was in northern Napa Valley in the late 1990’s, Darioush was headed south. Seeking opportunities others overlooked, Darioush and Steve focused intently on site selection… Read more »